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Fortinet Federal’s Bob Fortna: Agencies Should Establish Security Protocols to Enable Digital Transformation

Bob Fortna, president of Fortinet’s federal business, said agencies seeking to advance digital transformation should build up cybersecurity by implementing security protocols meant to safeguard connected physical platforms from threat actors. “This includes segmenting physical devices connected to an IP network, baselining and whitelisting behaviors and setting alerts and quarantines that are automatically triggered when behaviors change,” Fortna wrote in a GCN article published Tuesday.

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DoD Adds Over 50 Fortinet Security Fabric Platforms to Approved Products List; Bob Fortna Quoted

Fortinet has received a Defense Department certification that allows the company to offer additional security platforms to DoD agencies to meet their cybersecurity requirements. The company said Thursday more than 50 additional Fortinet Security Fabric offerings were added to the DoD Information Network Approved Products List following the completion of …

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Bob Fortna: Fortinet Aims to Help Federal Clients Address IT Security Challenges With Tech

Bob Fortna, president of Fortinet’s federal business, has said the company offers security platforms designed to help customer agencies address mission requirements and challenges associated with information technology modernization efforts. Fortna said in an interview published Monday that Fortinet Federal‘s portfolio of security tools for agencies features the Fortinet Security …

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Juniper to Support USAF’s Data Network Modernization Effort; Bob Fortna Comments

Juniper Networks will collaborate with two information technology companies to integrate a new networking switch into the U.S. Air Force‘s data transport system. Affigent and ThunderCat Technology chose Juniper as an original equipment manufacturer to help build an open networking architecture under the Air Force’s Base Information Transport Infrastructure modernization project, Juniper …

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DISA Eyes Software-Defined Networking for Asset Security; Eric Sharret, Bob Fortna Comment

The Defense Information Systems Agency looks to adopt software-defined networking in an effort to protect mission-critical networks, C4ISR & Networks reported Wednesday. John Edwards and Eve Keiser write DISA will base the SDN deployment plan on use cases and proof-of-concept assessments. Eric Sharret, vice president of Telegrid, said the agency will use three use case studies …

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